Archive for the ‘Password Security’ Category

Evernote warns of possible security breach

One of the popular online services Evernote has been hacked this week. Unknown attacker gained access to a database for email addresses and passwords. The sensitive information is not yet published but it is always possible that attacker publish the data on internet. Evernote is a cloud based service that helps users to store all [...]

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Chrome Password Decryptor – Utility to Recover Chrome Stored Passwords

Google chrome is now widely used for navigating online resources, chrome as any web browser allows to store passwords to help users automate their online authentication, this is good as a functionality but from the security prospective this enable hacker to get all stored passwords. Chrome Password Decryptor is a free application that you can [...]

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Hacking Lotus Domino

IBM Lotus Domino Server is a solution for the corporate environment that provides different services to manage electronic documents, and it includes many models such as Mail server, Http server and Data base. The current version is Lotus Domino 8.5.1. To detect the server we start by scanning the network, usually the server runs a [...]

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Password Cracking Arrives to the Cloud

David Campbell a security consultant made a study regarding password safety. the research has been based on the cost evaluation of cracking password with a paid service by Amazon EC2 web service. The security expert found that for cracking 12 character password that is based on lowercase letters “a” and “z”, hackers would need to [...]

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Computer’s could get owned by a USB device

USB Switchblade is a tool that can help you to be a king on the enemies’ land. Hack5 USB Switchblade is the second name for this tool but this does not change anything. The project consists of several software packages that do a great job for password grabbing and pentesting: Dump SAM is made for [...]

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Password Auditing Tools

VPN (Virtual private network) is often used for securing communication over the public network, many security specialists advice to use it in the public Wi-Fi to encrypt all traffic and make it impossible for outsider to sniff information or to provide a remote access to an offsite user, but after implementing the VPN connection there [...]

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Vulnurability makes eBay Developers Program accounts at Risk

eBay security specialists asked developer program members to change their passwords. This is due to a new vulnerability discovered that can allow an attacker to intercept important accounts details. Kumar Kandaswamy eBay Developers program manager has reported on the guidance published that the company has found a way in which an outsider can access users [...]

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